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Some Residents Concerned About Trump Golf Course

Some Residents Concerned About Trump Golf Course

A proposed Donald Trump golf course in southeastern Albemarle is raising concerns among some local residents. Trump International wants a special-use permit to build a course on the property once owned by John and Patricia Kluge in the Blenheim area. Jim Neil represents property owners who want to protect conservation easements. He says the easement holder on the Kluge property, the Virginia Outdoors Foundation, wants to make sure a golf course is an appropriate use there. Neil told the county supervisors recently that his group is concerned that the Trump company might be trying to get around the process: